Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome as a complication after tracheal surgery.

Abstract

We describe a case of obstructive sleep apnea syndrome that occurred after tracheal surgery. The patient refused a tracheal stent placement and any surgical procedure aimed at stabilizing the tracheal walls. She was treated with a continuous positive airway pressure.

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@article{Sanna2006ObstructiveSA, title={Obstructive sleep apnea syndrome as a complication after tracheal surgery.}, author={Antonio Sanna and Rossana Fargnoli and Gianna Camiciottoli}, journal={Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine}, year={2006}, volume={2 4}, pages={458-9} }